Arkansas is Economically Robust

By David Hodes

Arkansas is a state with a vibrant economy, a host of natural resources including a beautiful natural forest and a growing population around clusters of businesses in areas such as aerospace and information technology.
This is a connected, networked state for business and workforce, fueled by the…

29 Apr 11:47 AM 0 Read More...

Regional Focus Creates Opportunities in New York

By David Hodes

Regions of New York that have been sliding back in terms of economic development, the Southern Tier and western New York, are now getting a big economic development push from the state.
Tom Kucharski, president and CEO of Buffalo Niagara Enterprise, says that the economic transformation in…

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Kansas: Workforce Training a Top Priority

By David Hodes

Steve Kelly, deputy secretary for business development for the Kansas Department of Commerce, says while it is still early in the legislative session, “Gov. Sam Brownback wants to continue to support the idea that he himself very strongly believes — that legislative support is an important factor for…

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Ohio: Pushing Back From Uncertain Times

By David Hodes

Ohio is a state that has pushed away the wreckage of the past economic struggles as economic development leaders have opened up the door to new opportunities and new methodologies for bringing back the economy in a strong, guided and targeted way that plays to its natural…

25 Feb 3:07 PM 0 Read More...

Colorado Experiences Phenomenal Success

By David Hodes

The economy in Colorado has been on a series of back-to-back strategic moves that have made the state a rock star of economic success over the last two years.
Ken Lund, the outgoing executive director of the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade…

25 Feb 2:02 PM 0 Read More...